Security Officer II- Security- PRN
Company: Christus Health
Posted on: July 11, 2019
Uniformed position, Armed Security Officer's duties include being a
visible detterent to criminal activity, providing security for
patients, Associates and visitors, protecting and patrolling
hospital buildings, assets and premises as assigned. The Armed
Security Officer is responsible for responding to all emergency
codes, internal/external disaster events as needed and/or
requested, conducting preliminary investigations of reported
incidents, and performing other security related tasks as directed
by a security supervisor/and or Manager.
High school diploma or its equivalent required.
Must have the ability to interact appropriately with all staff,
patients and visitors, especially under difficult
Must be mentally alert at all times
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
Must be able to make immediate decisions with regard to laws,
policies and procedures.
Must possess or be eligible to obtain a motor vehicle license
Demonstrated competence with hand gun, hand cuffs, baton,
non-crisis intervention certification and two-way radios.
Frequent exposure to aggressive behavior and emotionally
Occasional exposure to hazardous conditions such as fires, chemical
spills, and flooding.
Frequent exposure to heat and cold from external weather
Long periods of walking, standing, stooping, and lifting.
Must be physically fit and able to walk all areas of the facilities
and grounds, to restrain those who need restraint and be able to
assist nursing staff with lifting patients of all sizes.
Must be able to handle multiple tasks and prioritize
Must be able to handle personal stress and possible violence
CHRISTUS Approved uniforms must be worn in accordance with dress
Minimum two (2) years of armed security experience (may substituted
by Honorable Military Service).
Law enforcement experience preferred.
Previous healthcare security experience preferred
C. Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications
Level 3 Certification (Texas) and/or valid Armed Security License
For positions in the state of Texas, an active level three security
officer commission with the Texas Department of Public Safety
Private Security Bureau (TDPSPSB) is required.
Requires and active level three security officer commission with
the New Mexico Private Investigations Advisory Board.
Requires an active Louisiana Armed Security License in
New hires in Texas who have completed the security commission
course with (TDPSPSB) must be eligible to process and obtain their
security commission within 90 days of employment date and may not
wear their weapon on duty until 1) the officer's commission card is
active 2) the officer's commission card is in the possession of the
security officer 3) the CHRISTUS Vice President of Security has
issued a letter of authorization to carry a weapon on duty to the
New hires in New Mexico who have completed the New Mexico Private
Investigations Advisory Board level three training requirements
must be eligible to process and obtain their security commission
within 90 days of employment date and may not wear their weapon on
duty until 1) the officer's commission card is active 2) the
officer's commission card is in the possession of the security
officer 3) the CHRISTUS Vice President of Security has issued a
letter of authorization to carry a weapon on duty to the
New hires in Louisiana who have an active Louisiana Security
License may not wear their weapon on duty until the CHRISTUS Vice
President of Security has issued a letter of authorization to carry
a weapon on duty to the officer.
Verbal De-escalation training must be completed within 60 days of
Expandable Baton training, defensive tactics training, firearms
training, weapon qualification, and firearms retention training
must be completed prior to letter of authorization to carry is
IAHSS Basic Security Certification must be completed within one
year of full time employment.
Successful completion of all pre-employment and post offer
assessments to include the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality
Inventory -2 (MMPI-2-RF-PCIR); the California Psychological
Inventory (CPI); the Police and Public Safety Selection Report
(PPSSR); the Personal Experience Inventory (PEI) and a clinical
interview by a third personal psychologist.
Will be required to take random drug test screening.
Valid Drivers' license
The following FEMA Emergency Management Institute Courses must be
completed (online or in seat):IS -- 100.c
IS -- 200.b
IS -- 230.d
IS -- 700.b
IS -- 200.HCA
IS -- 907
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